3-D printers used to create custom medical implants that deliver drugs, chemo

21 agosto 2014

An innovative method for using affordable, consumer-grade 3D printers and materials has been developed to fabricate custom medical implants that can contain antibacterial and chemotherapeutic compounds for targeted drug delivery. «It is truly novel and a worldwide first to be 3D printing custom devices with antibiotics and chemotherapeutics,» said one researcher.